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More than 405,000 Canadians live with
long-term disability from stroke.
The number will double in 20 years.

Recent News

More resources, websites, and groups for people recovering from stroke during the COVID-19 pandemic

April 9, 2020
CPSR is compiling and updating a list of resources, including support groups, home exercise programs, videos, coaching programs and more for people who are living with stroke during this time of physical isolation. Stay tuned because the resources are updated regularly.

Free online videos for people living with stroke during COVID-19

April 7, 2020
Free online videos for people with mobility challenges to keep active during COVID-19. This list was compiled by the TIME Steering Committee at Toronto Rehab-UHN, led by Margot Catizzone, TIME Program Practice Lead and Healthcare Partner Liaison.

GRASP program has videos, workbooks useful for people living with stroke

April 3, 2020
CPSR research leader Dr. Janice Eng and her team at the University of British Columbia developed the world-renowned GRASP program for upper limb rehab after stroke. The GRASP website - with videos, manuals and resources - is a must-view for people living with stroke.

Heart & Stroke has useful info on COVID-19 on its website

April 3, 2020
Check out heartandstroke.ca for the latest information on stroke and COVID-19. There are tools and resources for families and clinicians.

"The Canadian Partnership for Stroke Recovery's strength is in its people. We are fortunate in Canada to have a great wealth of people who are leading the way globally in stroke recovery research. This is why I am involved. Great things can be accomplished when we work together. This idea is even reflected in the name. The organization is truly a partnership."


Ada Tang, PhD, CPSR Knowledge Translation Advisory Committee, McMaster University

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